Camas Levy Info:
These are NOT new levies, They would replace, or continue two levies expiring at the ens of 2017 with a slight increase to cover rising costs.
Some of the student benefits-staff for smaller class sizes, textbook and curriculum materials, security staff and resource officer, technology support staff, AP, Hi-Cap and accelerated programs, professional development, and more.
For the 1st 3 years of the 4 year levy cycle, Camas residents would pay an additional 6 cents per $1,000 of their assessed home value, for a total of $6.31 per $1,000 assessed home value. In the 4th year (2021) residents would pay LESS than they pay today ($5.38 per $1,000) due to the district paying off bond debt.
Complete info: Camas Levies
Washougal Levy Info:
Maintenance and Operations Levy funds services and operations that include health and safety, instructional support, athletics and activities, student learning and staffing, as well as operations and maintenance (facilities and grounds repairs, improvements etc). The proposed M&O levy rate will femain flat over the next 3 years at $2.91 per $1,000 of assessed value.
Technology Levy dollars pay for the district’s 1:1 initiative (1 device per child), up-to-date computers and devices, classroom instructional technology, professional development and coaching as well as technology infrastructure, curriculum and software.